Psychiatrist, Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Geriatrics, Adult (OPD) - Stony Brook, NY

Stony Brook University is undergoing tremendous growth. Our adult outpatient psychiatry service is expanding, and we are looking for individuals who welcome the challenge and satisfaction of providing outpatient psychiatric care to a diverse population in collaboration with a motivated multidisciplinary team of clinicians, educators and researchers.

 

The Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry will serve as an Attending Psychiatrist in the Geriatric Outpatient Psychiatry Program. Responsibilities include direct patient care in the geriatric outpatient clinic including diagnostic evaluations, follow-up care, and teaching and supervision of medical students, residents and fellows. Stony Brook Psychiatry has experienced rapid growth in telepsychiatry with immense success. Providers will experience the gratification of being able to serve a variety of patients throughout the state of New York both in person and via telemedicine and engage patients that may not otherwise have access to psychiatric services. Shifts totaling 40 hours per week with cross coverage as necessary, including weekend/holiday coverage for a 28-bed Inpatient Adult Psychiatry Unit and consults (one day of call approximately once every 7-8 weeks).

 

There are also opportunities for research involving dementia, depression and aging related studies at the Center of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease (CEAD).

 

Qualifications

 

Required Qualifications:

 

MD/DO with Board Eligibility or Board Certification in Adult Psychiatry. Eligibility for New York State licensure.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

Clinical experience in Geriatric Psychiatry

 

Teaching experience in Psychiatry.

 

Experience in Telepsychiatry.

 

Track record of research.

 

Application Instructions

 

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For questions regarding this position, please contact Michele Chituk at 631-638-1927.

 

Special Notes

 

Non-Tenure Track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. To qualify for a senior faculty appointment, the candidate must meet the criteria established by the School of Medicine (https://renaissance.stonybrookmedicine.edu/facultysenate/committees/apt).

 

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible.

 

Campus Description

 

Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine, represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools -- Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare -- as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 624 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region. In the Medical and Research Translation (MART) building, two floors are occupied by Stony Brook University Cancer Center’s outpatient services, and four floors are devoted to cancer research. Diversity, equity and inclusion are essential core values at Stony Brook Medicine. We believe we do our best and most impactful work when we leverage our diverse, equitable and inclusive perspectives. We are proud to recruit and hire talented people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences.

 

In accordance with the New York State Department of Health (DOH) regulation that all hospitals and nursing homes “continuously require all personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19,” Candidates who are not already vaccinated must obtain the first dose of the vaccine within three (3) calendar days of acceptance of conditional job offer and must obtain any subsequent doses in accordance with the vaccine protocol. Candidates who are partially vaccinated, but not yet fully vaccinated, must complete their vaccination series within three (3) calendar days of job offer or in accordance with vaccine manufacture protocol, whichever comes later. The regulation also includes those who may be affiliated with or interact with employees of a hospital or nursing home. The regulation allows for limited exemptions with reasonable accommodations, consistent with applicable law.

 

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

 

In accordance with the Title II Crime Awareness and Security Act, a copy of our crime statistics is available upon request . It can also be viewed online at the University Police website athttp://www.stonybrook.edu/police.

 

Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.